WILT-179365: Roman coin: Constantine I nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-179365

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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I, dating to the period AD 323-324 (Reece period 16). SARMATIA DEVICTA, reverse type depicting Victory going right treading on a captive. Trier mint. RIC vol VII, p. 201, no. 429.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 323
Date to: Exactly AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.24 g
Diameter: 18.59 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Cristina Sanna
Identified by: Miss Cristina Sanna

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4744

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureated head facing right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing right, holding trophy, pushing a captive on ground
Reverse inscription: [SAR]MATIA DEVICTA

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: SARMATIA DEVICTA
Reverse mint mark: PTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VII 429

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Heytesbury

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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